Want to understand wedding flower costs UK in an easy, efficient way? We suggest 20% of your total wedding flowers budget but if you want florals to be a significant component of the experience for your wedding day, we would recommend allocating closer to 25-30% of your total budget to wedding flowers, or starting at an average spend of £2,500 inside your wedding budget.
We find that couples usually want to make the most impact for their Ceremony flowers and reception flowers, but struggle when it comes to allocating spend and knowing the general cost of wedding flowers when factoring it into their overall wedding budget.
High-impact ceremony flowers can include broken archways, floral arches, aisle flowers, a floating flower installation, there are unlimited options when it comes to creating your unique wedding flowers. As your chosen florist, I am here to help guide you and your flower budget for wedding flowers towards what it most suited to the venue space, your vibe, and your intentions to find that perfect balance between vision and wedding flowers cost.
The number of guests and how many tables you have you have will also impact the cost of wedding flowers, your bridal party flowers, and your reception flowers on your overall wedding flower budget.
The more tables you have will mean the more table centrepieces, bud vases, or other table decorations will need to be factored into your wedding flower choices, and will also vary depending on the flowers chosen and colour scheme chosen. There are sometimes opportunities to repurpose certain wedding ceremony flowers from your ceremony room to table flowers to save money, speak to your florist to discuss potential opportunities.
Many florists also adopt a minimum spend for wedding flowers, which acts as a starting wedding flowers cost. It’s important to check this before enquiring, as it can leads to miscommunication and dissapointment later down the line when discussing wedding flower prices and your wedidng flower budget.
It also completely depends on the intention behind your wedding flowers when creating your flower budget and understand the cost of wedding flowers.
Do you want to create instant impact and wow guests with your wedding flowers? Are you wanting the epic photographs and memories for your wedding day? If you’red drawn to any of the above statements, you may want to prioritise your wedding budget so that wedding flowers come higher up the list, and then enlist the help of your chosen wedding florist to get a specific idea of your wedding flowers cost.
Use our simple wedding flower budget calculator to find out the cost of wedding flowers, compare prices, help plan your wedding budget, choose the right flower arrangements for your own wedding flowers, to remove the guessing game.
Please note – The above total does not include delivery charges, set up/pack down and VAT, this will be calculated and included within your quotation for bespoke packages during the enquiry process.
For more information on the enquiry process, please visit our Custom Weddings page.
If you’d like a more accurate quotation specific to your dream wedding venue, or if you’re not quite sure what would look best in the space or how to make the most impact, get in touch and we’ll be more than happy to help.
A unique wedding flower experience for madly in love couples across Sussex, Kent, Hampshire, Tunbridge Wells, and Surrey, specialising in exceptional relaxed, luxe and unique wedding flower designs, ranging from key pieces to floral installations and event decor – owned by Gemma Nash.
Telscombe cliffs, east sussex